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List of the best Archer episodes, as determined by voters like you. Fans will also enjoy fun facts about the voice actors and famous people who look like Archer characters. Starring Jon Benjamin as the voice of agent Sterling Archer, FX's Archer has some of the funniest episodes of an adult cartoon that you'll ever see. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Archer episodes of all time are. Fans of Archer are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the funniest episode of Archer is. 

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Placebo Effect is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 2
When Archer discovers that the chemotherapy drugs he has been taking are phony, he goes on a rampage against the Irish gangsters behind the scheme. He also makes friends with a fellow ...more

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569 159
Lo Scandalo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 3
Malory turns to Archer and Lana for help when she finds herself in a compromising situation with the Italian prime minister.

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349 99
El Secuestro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 2
Pam is abducted by kidnappers who mistake her for Cheryl. It seems that Cheryl wasn’t completely forthcoming about her background when she applied for her job at ISIS.

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395 125
Stage Two is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 2
Breast cancer strikes the Archer family---Sterling has it. "I'm trying to stay positive," he says. "I can beat this." But before surgery, he wants to bond with young Seamus ...more

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318 87
The Limited is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
The Limited Archer - Season 3
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police enlist the help of ISIS to transport a captured Canadian terrorist. On a train.

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320 92
Legs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Legs Archer - Season 4
Archer's fear of cyborgs hits home when Krieger offers to make robotic legs for Gillette.

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401 144
Swiss Miss is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 2
In yet another attempt to secure funding for ISIS, Malory drags her agents to the luxury winter resort town of Gstaad to protect a Swiss billionaire's daughter from a kidnapping threat. But ...more

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262 71
Space Race (1) is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Space Race (1) Archer - Season 3
Archer and his colleagues at ISIS voyage to the final frontier in an effort to prevent a catastrophe on the International Space Station.

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296 90
Heart of Archness: Part I is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Heart of Archness: Part I Archer - Season 3
Malory hires an adventurer named Rip Riley (voice of Patrick Warburton) to find Archer, who has been missing since his fiancée was murdered on their wedding day. Rip finds him on a ...more

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342 117
Pipeline Fever is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 2
Archer and Lana head to Louisiana to stop an ecoterrorist from blowing up a natural-gas pipeline. (Archer’s also looking forward to a Big Easy vacation.) Back at ISIS headquarters, Mallory ...more

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238 63
Bloody Ferlin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Bloody Ferlin Archer - Season 3
Archer must help Gillette save his younger brother from a crooked sheriff in the backwoods of West Virginia.

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212 50
The Wind Cries Mary is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
The Wind Cries Mary Archer - Season 4
Archer and his former best friend are holed up in the Vermont wilderness, fighting hard to come out on top.

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253 75
Honeypot is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 1
Malory's career is threatened when a sensitive videotape falls into the hands of a rogue (and roguish) Cuban agent, so she calls on Archer’s expertise in seduction to turn the tables on her ...more

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281 91
Skorpio is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Skorpio Archer - Season 1
Archer must rescue Lana from the clutches of Skorpio, the infamous arms dealer. Meanwhile, Cyril fears not only for his girlfriend's life, but her succumbing to the seductive nature of Archer's ...more

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234 66
El Contador is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
El Contador Archer - Season 3
Cyril is promoted to field agent, while Malory institutes a strict drug-testing policy. Neither of which sit well with the staff of ISIS.

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206 51
The Papal Chase is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 4
Archer must rescue the Pope from an assassination plot using Woodhouse as a decoy. Operation Bad Habit is a go.

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207 54
The Honeymooners is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 4
Archer and Lana pose as newlyweds to stop a sale of enriched uranium.

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247 77
Diversity Hire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Diversity Hire Archer - Season 1
Owing to a rash of agent deaths (the result of Sterling's carelessness), ISIS can't meet government diversity standards. Enter the gruffly elegant Conway Stern, an "onyx" agent who ...more

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210 56
Space Race (2) is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 3
Season finale. Archer and the rest of ISIS are held captive by mutineers on the International Space Station.

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220 71
Mole Hunt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Mole Hunt Archer - Season 1
Archer is in trouble with his Mother and the Comptroller because his expense account is way out of proportion to his actual expenses. So he creates the idea that a Mole has breached ISIS and he ...more

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179 50
Heart of Archness: Part II is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 0
On the tropical island, Archer has emerged as Pirate King and must deal with it. Meanwhile, his ISIS colleagues keep up their attempts to rescue him. Sort of.

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180 51
Jeu Monegasque is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 2
When a mysterious stranger summons Malory and her intrepid ISIS agents to Monaco, all bets are off! Well, actually all bets are on. Because Monaco is basically one giant casino, and Archer has ...more

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214 77
Training Day is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Training Day Archer - Season 1
Lana's residual lust for Archer prompts Malory to promote Cyril to field agent. Archer then trains his new competition as only he can, whilst Malory frets over her own past and her son's

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162 46
The Man From Jupiter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 3
Archer is shocked to learn that his mother is dating Archer's idol/hero/man-crush, Burt Reynolds.

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144 38
Crossing Over is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Archer Episodes of All Time
Archer - Season 3
Archer's sex life compromises his effectiveness as an agent. But more seriously than the countless other times.